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Mar 17 14

Summer Tour Date Announcement

Dave Rawlings Machine’s barnstorming 2013 lineup is back for six nights only this summer, beginning June 18 in Boulder, CO, followed by Telluride Bluegrass Festival, and finishing up on June 27 at Nashville, TN’s legendary Ryman Auditorium. Gillian Welch, John Paul Jones, Willie Watson and Paul Kowert will join Dave Rawlings for an evening of distinctive picking, high lonesome songs and many other high caliber acoustic entertainments.

All tour dates (save Telluride) are on sale Friday, March 21, at 10am local time. Complete tour dates are below.

photo: Andy Tennille.

Wed 6/18 – Boulder, CO – Boulder TheaterON SALE NOW

Fri 6/20 – Telluride, CO – Telluride Bluegrass Festival – SOLD OUT

Tue 6/24 – Kansas City, MO – Uptown TheaterON SALE NOW

Wed 6/25 – St. Louis, MO – The SheldonON SALE NOW

Thu 6/26 – Louisville, KY – Brown TheatreON SALE NOW

Fri 6/27 – Nashville, TN – Ryman AuditoriumON SALE NOW

Jan 9 14

“Going to California” live backstage at the Georgia Theatre

In case you couldn’t make Dave’s recent southeast tour with Gillian Welch, John Paul Jones Official, Willie Watson and Paul Kowert of Punch Brothers, here’s a video from Live & Breathing, filmed backstage before the Athens show at the Georgia Theatre.

Dec 20 13

Gill and Dave featured on new Benmont Tench solo album

Keyboardist for Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and renowned sideman Benmont Tench is coming out with his first solo album, You Should Be So Lucky on February 18th. The first single from that record, “Blonde Girl, Blue Dress,” features Gill and Dave on vocals, Tom Petty on bass, and Ringo Starr on tambourine. You can hear the track on or by clicking below.

Dec 16 13

Review of Another Day, Another Time

The Showtime concert film Another Day, Another Time premiered on Friday night to rave reviews. Here’s a great piece about the film on
If you missed it, the concert continues to air on Showtime, and can also be watched by subscribers via mobile devices on Showtime Anytime. More info can be found on the Another Day, Another Time info page.

Dec 11 13

Dave featured in upcoming Showtime concert film, Another Day/Another Time

David and Gillian are both featured in the trailer for the upcoming Showtime Networks special, ANOTHER DAY/ANOTHER TIME: CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF “INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS”. The concert film will air on Fri, Dec 13, 10:00 PM ET/PT on Showtime. Click the image above to watch the full trailer!

Nov 24 13

Fall Tour 2013 – 4 Show Left

The Dave Rawlings Machine Fall Tour, featuring Dave Rawlings, Gillian Welch, John Paul Jones, Willie Watson, and Paul Kowert, kicked off last Wednesday with a bang in Knoxville, TN. If you missed the first show, here’s a great review from American There’s another review of the Atlanta show on the blog

There are still 4 shows left on this very special tour! Cat’s Cradle tonight is sold out, but there are still a few tickets left in Charlotte, Athens, and Birmingham.

Sun 11/24 – Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle – SOLD OUT

Mon 11/25 – Charlotte, NC – Neighborhood TheatreOn Sale Now

Tue 11/26 – Athens, GA – Georgia TheatreOn Sale Now

Wed 11/27 – Birmingham, AL – Soundstage @ WorkplayOn Sale Now

Nov 22 13

Dave Rawlings Machine get five standing ovations in Knoxville tour opener

The Dave Rawlings Machine Fall 2013 tour began with a bang on Wednesday night in Knoxville! Read a review here at